ITAN WSIS Report 2012

Details of the organization
Information Technology (Industry) Association of Nigeria
Nigeria
Business sector entities

Information about the project
ITAN WSIS Report 2012
Information Technology (Industry) Association of Nigeria (ITAN) within the period under review conducted and participated in workshops, seminars, fora and capacity building programmes in Nigeria and overseas as part of its contribution to the WSIS Action Lines (AL) and targets realization. Specifically, ITAN evolved and supported initiatives in collaboration with other organisations to impact on Action Lines (ALs) C1, C2, C4, C5, C6, C7 (e-Government & e-Business), C8, C9 & C11.
International implementation
Completed from
NEPAD Nigeria, NITDA Nigeria, GALAXY BACKBONE Nigeria, ATCON Nigeria, NCC Nigeria, FMCT, WITSA, ICC-BASIS, KEA, CEA - USA, INTELLECT- UK

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
      * ICT for sustainable development
      * Partnerships
* Information and communication infrastructure
* Access to information and knowledge
* Capacity building
* Building confidence and security in use of ICTs
* Enabling environment
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
      * E-government
         * E-government strategies
         * E-government systems
         * Knowledge management
      * E-business
         * E-commerce and e-trade
         * Enabling environment
         * SME competitiveness
         * Technology and innovation
         * Supply chains and outsourcing
      * E-learning
      * E-health
      * E-employment
         * Expanding income gaps
         * Professional training
         * Role of social actors
      * E-environment
         * Protect environment
         * Ensure sustainable ICTs
         * Monitor/prevent disasters
      * E-agriculture
      * E-science
* Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
* Media
* International and regional cooperation
  • Eradicate poverty and hunger
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Project
  • Programme
  • WSIS Thematic Meeting
  • Conference
  • Training initiative
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? Yes